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Ghaziabad: Man held with pistol, bullets in Delhi Metro

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

A 50-year-old man was apprehended at a Metro station in on Monday for allegedly carrying a pistol and live bullet rounds in his bag, officials said.

CISF personnel apprehended Raj Kumar, a resident of Uttar Pradesh, at the Arthala metro station around 11:30 am after the baggage scanner detected a country-made pistol and three bullets in his bag, they said.

The station is on the red line of the Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and is located in in the national capital region.

The man was handed over to the local police by the (CISF) personnel for further investigation, officials said.

Carrying arms and ammunition in the Metro is banned by the law.

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First Published: Mon, April 15 2019. 14:50 IST